Keeping Littles Healthy This Winter

With a new cold and flu season creeping up on us (after a particularly harsh season last year) it's time to start being extra vigilant about germ control.  The good news is that, according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), influenza activity has been low so...

The FAQs of Newborn Screening

After a baby is born, and even before leaving the hospital or birthing center, he or she will undergo newborn health screening. The screening is simple, takes a moment to administer, and is an important part of your baby’s immediate medical care. Scary fact: more than...

Is Your Diaper Bag Winter Ready?

Winter is upon us, which means mama needs to update her bag of tricks to ensure baby stays happy and healthy during the cold winter months.  Here are our must-haves:

Keeping Littles Healthy This Winter

With a new cold and flu season creeping up on us (after a particularly harsh season last year) it's time to start being extra vigilant about germ control.  The good news is that, according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), influenza activity has been low so...

The FAQs of Newborn Screening

After a baby is born, and even before leaving the hospital or birthing center, he or she will undergo newborn health screening. The screening is simple, takes a moment to administer, and is an important part of your baby’s immediate medical care. Scary fact: more than...

Is Your Diaper Bag Winter Ready?

Winter is upon us, which means mama needs to update her bag of tricks to ensure baby stays happy and healthy during the cold winter months.  Here are our must-haves:

What To Do When Mommy Has a Moment

We all experience the big feelings from time to time, and when it comes to parenting those big feelings can come from small experiences (how can there possibly be banana on the couch again?!). Managing big emotions in real time can be a challenge, whether those...

A Nutrition Label… For Your Breastmilk.

Lactation Lab analyzes breast milk for basic nutritional content like calories and protein, as well as vitamins, fatty acids, and environmental toxins. Results are delivered in a food label-esque report with an explanation of how results can affect your baby and suggestions for ways to improve the quality of your milk.  Boxes start at $99, at lactationlab.com.

Keep Baby’s Skin Happy This Winter

Winter is upon us, and for all the beauty and energy this season possesses, it does have a dark side—dry, winter skin.  Keep baby’s skin happy can be a challenge in even the most favorable of circumstances, so we sat down with master herbalist Kristy Canaday of...

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Not-So-Basic Maternity Basics

Just when we thought we couldn’t love June & January more, they went and created June & January For Mama. The line checks all the boxes: simple, comfy, machine-washable, and affordable. Perfect for before, during, and after baby. Did we mention stretchy enough to nurse in? Check that box too. $27+ at juneandjanuary.com.

So Much Style, Zero Waste.

The Burt’s Bees Baby x Alabama Chanin baby capsule collection was created using excess cotton from Alabama Chanin’s Fall 2018 line, meaning there was zero waste in the production process.  The line is modern, delicate, 100% organic and made by US artisans. Sized 0-12 months, at burtsbeesbaby.com.

Heartburn Relief Is A Sip Away.

Heartburn Tea from Earth Mama Organics contains a soothing blend of ingredients (like marshmallow root, lemon balm, chamomile, and spearmint) proven to relieve occasional heartburn, acid reflux, and indigestion. Perfect for pregnancy or any time. So bring on that full head of newborn hair…  relief is here! $5.99 at earthmamaorganics.com.